Systems Engineer II

Posted on Mar 10, 2019 by Perspecta

Arlington, VA 22201
Information Technology
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Overview

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

Responsibilities

JETS will supply Agile development teams to participate in IT maintenance efforts, to include activities necessary for sustaining previously developed systems and applications using Lean processes. The Contractor will be part of an ecosystem participating with federal employees and other contractors in a team-based scaled Agile approach to deliver mission value frequently, cost-effectively, responsively, and with high quality.

The Systems Engineer is the key coordinator between the customer and the application developers to design, develop, enhance, debug, and implement software solutions for the JETS program. The SE works on an agile team to research, test, build, and coordinate the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. The SE is responsible for contributing to an agile process through story development, backlog grooming, and responses to ad-hoc customer priorities.

Responsibilities:

Works as part of an agile team as well as across teams to provide technology solutions to customer's challenges. Works with the software development team to develop, enhance, and implement software. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications. Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. Generates quantifiable requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition logistics. Ensures requirements comply with client requirements and government standards through formal verification methods. Translates high level software development strategies into system requirement specifications. Provides analysis of alternatives and provides recommendations to the customer on best approach. Addresses problems of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms. Provides expertise in the formulation of systems scope and objectives relative to the business plan and industry requirements. Consults with project teams and end users to identify application requirements. Leads in the evaluation and recommendation of application software packages and application integration. Instructs, assigns, directs, and checks the work of others on the development team. Participates in development of software user manuals and technical reports. Applies agile practices, including portfolio planning, retrospectives and backlog grooming.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • BS technical degree such as Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, etc and 2 - 5+ years work experience
  • Experience with complex problem solving, providing recommendations based on technical analysis
  • US Citizenship and eligibility to obtain US Government Security Clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Agile Methodology (Kanban, Scrum)
  • One or more industry certification (INCOSE, PMP, ITIL)
  • Familiarity with SDLC
  • Familiarity with software implementation tools and methodologies, such as GitHub, Oracle, AWS
Options

Reference: 666781894

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